NSW Trainer Retreat
A 2 day intensive retreat equipping you with an understanding and delivery of the Maths Pathway Learning and Teaching Model. You will build teacher capacity to deliver a maths course which is balanced, meaningful and impactful. You will learn how to manage a smooth transition with plans for school leadership, parents, students and classroom teachers.
28 March2 days, 09:00 AM - 03:45 PM
30 May2 days, 09:00 AM - 03:45 PM
05 September2 days, 09:00 AM - 03:45 PM
28 November2 days, 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Maths Pathway Trainer Retreat: the first step towards improving maths outcomes
Coogee Bay Hotel
9 Vicar Street Coogee NSW 2034
Parking: Pre-arranged car parking. Mention you require parking during registration
Directions: Located at Coogee Beach in Sydney’s east, 15 minutes drive or 13 km from Sydney airport and only 20 minutes or 8 km from the CBD
|Day 1||Session||Day 2||Session|
|9:00am||Foundations of MP||8:45am||Energiser (optional)|
|10:45am||Student Timeline||9:20am||Rich Learning|
|11:30am||What the Fraction?||10:50am||Morning Tea|
|12:00noon||The Test Cycle||11:05am||Influencing Change|
Learning & Crosses
|4:15pm||Champion Q & A||
By the end of the retreat, you will:
- Be ready to act as expert trainers for your colleagues so that your entire maths team can implement the Maths Pathway Learning Model effectively; trainers will be equipped to build teacher capacity at their school to deliver a maths course which is balanced, meaningful and impactful.
- Be equipped as change leaders to skillfully manage a smooth transition to the new learning model, with careful plans in place for school leadership, parents, students and classroom teachers.
- Be part of a nation-wide community of maths teachers driving reform throughout the system, who share resources, learnings and insights with each other on an ongoing basis – with a common commitment to driving improved maths learning outcomes.
Who should attend?
Most schools send their maths coordinator to the retreat, although other teachers with strong leadership capabilities are also very welcome. 2 or 3 teachers in total from your school is usually ideal.
What to bring
Laptop and charger
Day 1: morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner
Day 2: breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea
Attendance at dinner on Day 1 is required to be eligible for your PD hours. It is an opportunity to network and engage with like-minded teachers. Breakfast is included with all overnight accommodation.
The Retreat cost of $990 (incl GST) includes twin share accommodation for the first night only. You will be assigned to share with the same gender and first preference will be with another person from your school.
You can upgrade to a private room for $110 (incl GST) per person, per night. You will have the opportunity to request this during the registration process. Breakfast is included with all overnight accommodation.
Arriving the night before the Retreat
Some teachers prefer to arrive the night before the Retreat. One extra night's accommodation is an additional $110 (incl GST) per night, per person. Please indicate this preference when registering.
You will receive a Teacher Identified certificate of learning for 18 PD hours. The AITSL Standards addressed are:
1.2, 1.5 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.6 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.5 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5 6.1, 6.3, 6.4 7.3, 7.4
|VIC Trainer Retreat||28 Mar|
|WA Trainer Retreat||14 Feb|
|FNQ Trainer Retreat||Register interest|
|QLD Trainer Retreat||21 Mar|